Senior Systems Engineer

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This position is a Senior Systems Engineer Role with an emphasis on Storage and Virtualization.  The Senior System Engineer will conduct the following: design, implement, troubleshoot, analyze and maintain Infrastructure; including network connectivity and utilization, Windows server administration, virtualization, performance tuning, backup and restore and storage. Identifies, researches, and resolves technical problems. Maintain documentation of networks and systems. Familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks, and provide support for escalated trouble tickets. The Senior System Engineer/Administrator reports to the VP of Networking and Infrastructure.

 

  • Job Requirements

    • Assist with the design, implementation and ongoing support of virtualization/SAN environment as well as data center operation
    • Create project plans, design, and implement solutions
    • Demonstrate advanced analytical skills to identify issue root cause and to maintain maximum uptime and service availability
    • Configure, manage, and maintain physical and virtual infrastructures
    • Will act as an escalation for Level 1 and Level 2 support technicians.
    • Participate in after-hours upgrades, troubleshooting, and/or on-call availability as needed.
    • Standard system administration duties including server install, System/Application install and patch management, Windows problem determination and resolution, log analysis, etc.
    • Provide Infrastructure support and engineering in all areas needed: storage networking, Operating System, directory services, server virtualization using system backup and restore, system and network monitoring, application installation and configuration
    • Utilize superior customer service skills
    • Stay current with system information, changes, and updates

    Qualifications

    • Expertise that includes: VMware ESX, SAN technology, data center operations, and enterprise monitoring

    • Hands-on experience with current Windows server, Virtualization platforms, enterprise storage technology and engineering platforms
      Strong troubleshooting skills (Hardware & Software)

    • An intermediate understanding of switching, routing, and firewalls technology

    • SAN/NAS experience and troubleshooting (Prefer: 3par or HP Left-hand)

    • Demonstrated written communication skills

    • Demonstrated analytical and troubleshooting skills.

    • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced environment.

    • Shows initiative and acts independently to resolve problems.

    • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and follow through on projects to completion.

    • Works effectively both as a team member and independently.

    • Experience working with Windows 2008-2012, VMware 5.5, Storage Technologies

    • Hands on experience with Wired and Wireless networking, PC and server virtualization software, virus protection, backup systems.

    • Ability to work independently, prioritizes existing projects, and proactively determine areas requiring additional attention, monitoring, or maintenance.

    • Strong documentation skills

    • Ability to lift a maximum of 50lbs

    Education and/or Experience

    • 7+ years of experience in system engineering or administration

    • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent job experience

     

     

     

    4171

  • Job Type:
    Full Time
  • Job CIty
    New York,
  • Job State:
    NY
  • Job Zip Code
    10017
  • Job Posting Status:
    Active
  • Bullhorn ID
    4171
  • Resumes:
    Account manager email
    Dbrock@dbistaffing.com
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